Abies fargesii Franch.

Farges' Fir

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Family: Pinaceae

Genus: Abies

Category: Tree - Evergreen

Size: From 100 to 200' tall

Description: 

Glossy, purple new growth. Leaves have an orange scent when crushed. Conical form.

History: 

Native to China.

First discovered by Père Farges but introduced by E.H. Wilson for Veitch Nursery in 1901.

Published in J. Bot. (Morot) 13(8): 256 in 1899.

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